Xiaomi India today announced new Mi Express Kiosk initiative across India. The new Mi Express Kiosks are vending machines which allow consumers to purchase Xiaomi smartphones and mobile accessories directly. On the payment front, the kiosks are designed to accept all forms of payments across credit cards, debit cards, cash, and UPI, making it a convenient and hassle-free form of purchase. With this Mi Express Kiosks, consumers will be able to purchase smartphones and mobile accessories from the company without the need of visiting a store instantly.
This introduction has developed a new retail strategy for the brand in reaching out to its consumers directly, eliminating operational and cost inefficiencies for the consumers and also enables Xiaomi to provide its latest smartphones to its users at pricing, similar to that of Mi Homes and Mi.com. Xiaomi India also became the first ever brand in the Indian to introduce this retail model. All technology equipping Mi Express Kiosks has been researched and developed in India.
Xiaomi India aims to set up several more kiosks in the coming months, and gradually expand the retail plan across more cities. These Mi Express Kiosks can be found across metro cities in public areas with greater footfall such as tech parks, metro stations, airports, and shopping malls. Furthermore, Mi Express Kiosks will soon be installed throughout the metro cities and customers can also easily access information on the locations of these kiosks on mi.com.
Currently, Mi Express Kiosks is available in Manyta Tech Park(near Hebbal) and at Xiaomi India’s office in Embassy Tech Village in Bengaluru, Karnataka. If you happen to live around this place or just can visit and check out the Kiosk and experience it to yourself. Also, don’t forget to let us know your experience by tweeting to us on Twitter.